Rumor Roundup: Red Wings will go into season with current D-corps, look at trades later
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The Detroit Red Wings pursuit of a top-three defenseman remains a hot topic among the club’s fans. In late-June, rumors linked the Wings to St. Louis Blues blueliner Kevin Shattenkirk and Anaheim Ducks rearguard Cam Fowler. With the start of NHL trainin…Share Tweet
Report: Sabres’ Alex Nylander could head to AHL thanks to loan loopholethehockeynews.com Aug 23 (yesterday)After one 28-goal, 57-point campaign in the OHL, Buffalo Sabres first-round, eighth-overall draft pick Alex Nylander is reportedly set to leave the Mississauga Steelheads for the AHL’s Rochester Americans. According to OHLInsiders, Nylander, 18, could b…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Aug 18 (6 days ago)For those tiring of hearing about NCAA free agent Jimmy Vesey, rest assured that the 23-year-old winger is nearing a decision on his destination. According to a report from ESPN’s Joe McDonald, Vesey has finished meeting with the teams he has interest i…Share Tweet
Sabres’ Bylsma says talks with Girgensons, Ristolainen are ‘progressing’thehockeynews.com Aug 16The Sabres have been active this off-season, signing Kyle Okposo and bringing Dmitry Kulikov aboard to solidify their defense, but there are still two familiar faces yet to be locked up to new contracts to start next season in Buffalo. With roughly a mo…Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 11Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images We’re now just four days away from the beginning of the end of the Jimmy Vesey signing saga. The 23-year-old forward out of Harvard will become an unrestricted free agent on Monday should he not decide to sign with th…Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 4[Ed. Note: Some lists chronicle the best in hockey. Others the worst. Others the most memorable or greatest or essential. What Puck Daddy’s 2016 Summer Series seeks to do is capture those indefinable, quirky, oddities that occur every season. Moments th…Share TweetThe off-ice troubles are continuing for Buffalo Sabres winger Evander Kane, as the 25-year-old has had a lawsuit filed against him by a woman who alleges Kane assaulted her in December 2015. According to the Buffalo News, Kane is preparing to countersue…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Oilers not done trying to shop Ryan Nugent-Hopkinsthehockeynews.com Jul 27Throughout 2015-16, Edmonton Oilers center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was a fixture in the NHL trade rumor mill. Entering this off-season, the 22-year-old was considered the Oiler most likely to be dealt this summer, preumably for a top-four defenseman. Oilers…Share Tweet
Court Documents: Evander Kane Grabbed Women's Necks At Bar, Fought With Bouncerdeadspin.com Jul 27Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane grabbed two women’s necks, pulled another woman’s hair, and fought with a bouncer at a Buffalo club called Bottoms Up on June 24, according to sworn statements to police acquired by Buffalo news station WKBW.Read more…Share Tweet
Signing bonuses could become next CBA battlegroundthehockeynews.com Jul 26When the NHL announced last fall its seven-year partnership that will see adidas become its official outfitter starting next season, your trusty correspondent asked commissioner Gary Bettman whether the deal would be extended by a year if there were ano…Share Tweet
Sabres could look to trade Kane — here are five possible destinationsthehockeynews.com Jul 26It’s no secret that Buffalo Sabres GM Tim Murray isn’t exactly pleased with Evander Kane. Since coming to Buffalo in a blockbuster trade during the 2014-15 season, Kane has found himself in hot water enough times that Murray has said the youngster needs…Share TweetBuffalo Sabres power forward Evander Kane has officially been charged with criminal trespass and up to four counts of non-criminal harassment stemming from an incident at a local nightclub, notes the Buffalo News. In a surreal scene, Kane was even handc…Share Tweet
What will the Buffalo Sabres do with Zemgus Girgensons?thehockeynews.com Jul 20There is a lot of room for long-term optimism in Buffalo. Jack Eichel, Sam Reinhart, Ryan O’Reilly and now Alex Nylander are all gems up front, while Rasmus Ristolainen looks like a solid No. 1 defenseman in the years to come. But the team is still in t…Share Tweet
Canucks want to add ‘proven scorer’ — who could fit the bill?thehockeynews.com Jul 16The Vancouver Canucks made some off-season moves in hopes of increasing their scoring this coming campaign, adding Loui Eriksson to potentially play alongside the Sedin twins and locking up youngsters Markus Granlund, Sven Baertschi and Emerson Etem. An…Share Tweet
Sabres sign first-round pick Alexander NylanderNHL.com Jul 15BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo Sabres have signed first-round pick Alexander Nylander. Nylander, the No. 8 overall pick last month, signed a three-year, entry-level deal Friday. The 18-year-old Nylander is the son of former NHL player Michael...Share Tweet
Sabres re-sign restricted free agent Foligno for 1 yearNHL.com Jul 14BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Sabres have re-signed forward Marcus Foligno to a one-year contract. Team officials announced the deal Thursday for the restricted free agent coming off a promising season. Foligno had career highs last season with 75 game...Share Tweet
Jimmy Vesey still planning to test free agency after ‘very good meeting’ with Sabresthehockeynews.com Jul 14The Buffalo Sabres took a gamble in mid-June when they dealt a third-round pick in the 2016 draft to the Nashville Predators for the rights to NCAA standout Jimmy Vesey. The hope was the Sabres would lock up Vesey before Aug. 15, the day the Hobey Baker…Share Tweet
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